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Big 12 Basketball Teams You Won't Be Hearing About This Season

Read about some Big 12 all-conference basketball teams you likely won't be reading or hearing much about this season.

Big 12 Conference men's basketball
Big 12 Conference men's basketball

We're used to seeing pre- and postseason selections recognizing players and teams that are expected to do well in the coming season and those who actually do perform well. Mitch Holthus, the voice of the Kansas City Chiefs but also an announcer on the Big 12 Network during the winter months and a regular contributor to the Big 12 men's basketball blog, has a different way of looking at things in Big 12 basketball.

Holthus recently revealed some of his unique "all-conference" teams in Big 12 basketball. He calls them the "All-Something" Teams.

Mitch Holthus' Big 12 "All-Something" Teams

All-Six Foot And Under Team

Pierre Jackson (Baylor), 5-foot-10

Angel Rodriquez (Kansas State), 5-foot-11

Phil Pressey (Missouri), 5-foot-10

Keiton Page (Oklahoma State), 5-foot-9

Javarez Willis (Texas Tech), 5-foot-11

All-Name Team

Bubu Palo (Iowa State)

Myck Kabongo (Texas)

Dash Harris (Texas A&M)

Javarez "Bean" Willis (Texas Tech)

DeShaun "Biggie" Minnis (Texas Tech)

All-WWE Team

Thomas Robinson (Kansas), 6-foot-7, 237 pounds

Royce White (Iowa State), 6-foot-8, 270 pounds

Quincy Acey (Baylor), 6-foot-7, 235 pounds

Thomas Gipson (Kansas State), 6-foot-7, 275 pounds

Romero Osby (Oklahoma), 6-foot-8, 232 pounds

All-Card Game Coaches Team

Bill Self (Kansas)

Billy Gillespie (Texas Tech)

Frank Martin (Kansas State)

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